Kids Day in Village Park
A Kids Day featuring softball, baseball and cheerleading will take place in Village Park on Saturday, August 31. Registration is at 10:30 am. Games begin at 11:00 and the final game starts at 6:00 pm.
Carnival rides will be operating in the Village Park on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday of the Labor Day Weekend. The carnival opens at 12 noon daily.
Herscher Museums Open all Weekend
The Herscher Area Historical Society Museum will be open Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at their Main Street location and the HAHS’s Anderson House, located at 161 W. Myrtle Ave.
15th annual Softball Tournament
Herscher’s upcoming Labor Day weekend will feature the 15th annual co-ed 16 inch softball tournament in Village Park on Sunday and Monday . (Check Herscher Chamber’s Facebook Page or herscher.net for times).
Kids Invited to Join Parade
Youngsters up to the age of 13 are once again invited to enter their decorated bicycles (no motorized vehicles) in Monday morning’s Herscher Labor day parade. Assemble at the corner of West Walnut and South Oak Streets by 10:00 am.
Labor Day Beer Tent Hours
The Herscher Labor Day beer tent will open the entire weekend. Beer tent hours and entertainment are as follows:
Friday, Aug. 30 – 6 pm to 12 midnight
Saturday, Aug. 31 – 12 noon to 12 midnight,
Featuring: The Joe Stamm Band, 7 pm - 11:30 pm
Sunday, Sept. 1 – 12 noon to 12 midnight
Featuring: Dexter O’Neal and the Funkyard, 7 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday, Sept. 2 – 12 noon to 9 pm
Petting Zoo on Monday
A petting zoo will be located behind the Village Hall at the Village park on Monday, Sept. 2, from 12:00 to 4:00 pm.
Arts & Crafts Show on Monday
The Herscher Labor Day Arts and Craft Show will open on Monday at 9:00 am in the State Bank of Herscher parking lot. The show will feature a wide array of homemade arts and crafts from several area artisans.
Historic Art in the Park
Herscher Area Historical Society and Leiser Furniture present Historic Art in the Park on Monday, Sept 2, from 1:00 - 3:00 pm, at Village Park. A Herscher High School teacher and students will be available to teach children how to draw.
Kiddie Tractor Pull at Village Park
A Kiddie Tractor Pull will take place on Labor Day at 1:00 pm at the Village Park near the tennis courts.
B-I-N-G-O on Labor Day at LCC
B-I-N-G-O will be played on Labor Day, from 1:30 - 3:30 pm, at the Legion Community Center.
* Concession Stands, Game Booths, etc. will be open all three days at Village Park.